As the professional voice of the transportation industry ITE members are encouraged to develop relationships with key decision makers to ensure that our voice is heard. This webinar will discuss the various efforts of the advocacy committee to foster such activity as well as focusing on the experiences of, Neil C Parrott, PE, PTOE, who is both an ITE member as well as a member of the Maryland House of Delegates. Examples of what the average ITE member can do to educate elected officials to sound transportation policy will be explored.
- Empower the membership to be the professional voice of the of the transportation industry;
- Learn firsthand experience of what influences elected officials in policy decisions from a transportation engineer who is both and ITE member and a legislator; and
- Understand what ITE members can do to educate elected officials to sound transportation policy.